Acer × freemanii Autumn Blaze®
Autumn Blaze Maple
Acer × freemanii 'Jeffsred'
Acer rubrum Autumn Blaze®
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Broadleaf deciduous tree, ascending branches, dense, broad oval habit, fast growing, 50 ft (15 m) tall and 40 ft (12 m) wide. Leaves deep green, 5-lobed, similar to Silver Maple, bright red fall color, long lasting.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 Selected in the late 1960s by nurseryman Glenn A. Jeffers of Fostoria, Ohio (PP 4,864).
- Corvallis: east side of 29th St. between Tyler and Polk Sts.